people meeting for a local history talk at gateshead east cemetery


Talks programme 2020-2021

Please note due to COVID-19 restrictions we are unable to offer talks or other events at the moment.

All talks are held at 7.15pm in the Wailes room at Gateshead Central Library.
Please note that the following are provisional only and are dependent upon the easing of Covid-19 re-strictions.

September 2021 to December 2021

the cenotaph gateshead

Thursday 2 September 2021 - Please note this meeting and our AGM is cancelled.

frozen river tyne

Thursday 7 October 2021 - "A History of Gateshead in 100 stories" with Andrew Clark

picture of a victorian guest pass to a brotherly society

Thursday 4 November 2021 - "Clubland - The origins of Tyneside club culture" with Peter Annabel

child on victorian christmas card

Thursday 2 December 2021 - "A Victorian Christmas" with Malcolm Grady (including seasonal refreshments)